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Proverbs 4:11 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— I have taught thee in the way of wisdom; I have led thee in paths of uprightness.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— I have taught thee in the way of wisdom; I have led thee in right paths.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— I have directed you in the way of wisdom; I have led you in upright paths.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— I have taught thee in the way of wisdom; I have led thee in right paths.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— I will teach thee in the way of wisdom, I will lead thee in paths of uprightness.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— In the way of wisdom, have I taught thee, I have guided thee in tracks of uprightness.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— In a way of wisdom I have directed thee, I have caused thee to tread in paths of uprightness.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— I will shew thee the way of wisdom, I will lead thee by the paths of equity:
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— I haue taught thee in the way of wisedome: I haue lead thee in right pathes.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— For I teach thee the ways of wisdom; and I cause thee to go in right paths.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— I have taught thee in the way of wisdom; I have led thee in right paths.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
I have taught 3384
{3384} Prime
יָרָה
yarah
{yaw-raw'}
A primitive root; properly to flow as water (that is, to rain); transitively to lay or throw (especially an arrow, that is, to shoot); figuratively to point out (as if by aiming the finger), to teach.
z8689
<8689> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 2675
thee in the way 1870
{1870} Prime
דֶּרֶךְ
derek
{deh'-rek}
From H1869; a road (as trodden); figuratively a course of life or mode of action, often adverbially.
of wisdom; 2451
{2451} Prime
חָכְמָה
chokmah
{khok-maw'}
From H2449; wisdom (in a good sense).
I have led 1869
{1869} Prime
דָּרַךְ
darak
{daw-rak'}
A primitive root; to tread; by implication to walk; also to string a bow (by treading on it in bending).
z8689
<8689> Grammar
Stem - Hiphil (See H8818)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 2675
thee in right 3476
{3476} Prime
יֹשֶׁר
yosher
{yo'-sher}
From H3474; the right.
paths. 4570
{4570} Prime
מַעְגָּל
ma`gal
{mah-gawl'}
From the same as H5696; a track (literally or figuratively); also a rampart (as circular).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

Proverbs 4:11-12

_ _ way of wisdom — which it prescribes.

_ _ led thee — literally, “caused thee to tread,” as a path (Psalms 107:7).

_ _ not be straitened — have ample room (Psalms 18:36).

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Proverbs 4:1-13.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

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Geneva Bible Translation Notes

Proverbs 4:11

I have (d) taught thee in the way of wisdom; I have led thee in right paths.

(d) Solomon declares what care his father had to bring him up in the true fear of God: for this was David's protest.

Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance
taught:

Proverbs 4:4 He taught me also, and said unto me, Let thine heart retain my words: keep my commandments, and live.
Deuteronomy 4:5 Behold, I have taught you statutes and judgments, even as the LORD my God commanded me, that ye should do so in the land whither ye go to possess it.
1 Samuel 12:24 Only fear the LORD, and serve him in truth with all your heart: for consider how great [things] he hath done for you.
Ecclesiastes 12:9 And moreover, because the preacher was wise, he still taught the people knowledge; yea, he gave good heed, and sought out, [and] set in order many proverbs.

led:

Proverbs 8:6 Hear; for I will speak of excellent things; and the opening of my lips [shall be] right things.
Proverbs 8:9 They [are] all plain to him that understandeth, and right to them that find knowledge.
Proverbs 8:20 I lead in the way of righteousness, in the midst of the paths of judgment:
Psalms 23:3 He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.
Psalms 25:4-5 Shew me thy ways, O LORD; teach me thy paths. ... Lead me in thy truth, and teach me: for thou [art] the God of my salvation; on thee do I wait all the day.
Acts 13:10 And said, O full of all subtilty and all mischief, [thou] child of the devil, [thou] enemy of all righteousness, wilt thou not cease to pervert the right ways of the Lord?
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Dt 4:5. 1S 12:24. Ps 23:3; 25:4. Pv 4:4; 8:6, 9, 20. Ec 12:9. Ac 13:10.

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